1. Sport
  2. Hockey Agents - North
  3. Hockey Agents - South
  4. Corporate


Debra Barker
Debra Barker
Head of Growing the Game

Team Sport

Email - debra.barker@hockeywales.org.uk

Phone - 029 2033 4992

Mobile - 07703-682279

Twitter - @Debrabarker1

Debra was appointed in 2011 as North Wales Regional Manager and implemented the new Regional Structure and partnership development.  She has recently been appointed as Head of Growing the Game.
Debra has had an active role in hockey playing, volunteering and coaching for over 20 years.  Now with a National focus, she will be working with and supporting Hockey Wales' volunteers, clubs and partners to grow the game across Wales.

Roles and Responsibilities

Dan Clements
Dan Clements
Head of Performance

Team Sport

Email - dan.clements@hockeywales.org.uk

Phone - 029-2033-4986

Mobile - 07811-107799

Twitter - @clemo12

Dan is one of the newest members to the Hockey Wales team joining us from Welsh Rugby League in 2013. Leading developments across Tiers 2-4 working closely with the different performance squads and managers and ensuring the 360° Hockey Centres are embedded as a strong start to developing our future talent. Dan’s remit is to ensure they have everything they need to compete at the highest level possible.
Hannah John
Hannah John
Performance Co-Ordinator

Team Sport

Email - hannah.john@hockeywales.org.uk

Phone - 029-2033-4980

Mobile - 07909-448346

Twitter - @hannahjohn89

Hannah has been working with Hockey Wales since she left University in 2011 following a year's employability placement with the organisation.  If she's not in work, you'll find her in the gym, walking Boo or sunning herself in Cyprus!

Amanda Roberts

Amanda Roberts
Regional Delivery Manager (South West Wales)

Team Sport

Email - amanda.roberts@hockeywales.org.uk

Phone - 029-2033-4983

Mobile - 07714-769789

Twitter - @AmandaRobertsHW

Amanda comes back to Hockey Wales after spending time working with Cardiff County Council in the Sports Development department. Starting her career as a Hockey Development Officer she has returned as Workforce Manager and as such has a remit supporting all the different coaches, umpires and volunteers across Wales. She also is in charge of organising the UKCC courses across Wales and developing innovate ways of growing our workforce.


Amanda will be on maternity leave from 24th April 2015 until late 2015.

Roles and Responsibilities

Richard Jones
Richard Jones
Regional Delivery Manager (South East Wales)

Team Sport

Email - richard.jones@hockeywales.org.uk

Phone - 029-2033-4991

Mobile - 07798-838073

Twitter - @gingerrich81

Richard has been with the organisation now for over 2 years.  Richard started his sports development career in Newport, where, after 12 years he was appointed Sports Development Manager.  Following on from this he spent 10 months with Sport Wales as a Senior Sports Development Officer.  Richard has a passion for a range of sports with his main pursuit outside of work being tennis.  He has competed at County level and continues to coach tennis at his local club.
In his 2 years at Hockey Wales Richard has been instrumental in developing 6 regional PODs and the South Wales Regional Hockey Board.  Richard has also led the organisation through the Preliminary level of the Equality Standard for Sport and is currently helping the organisation work towards the insport Ribbon.  Richard has developed and implemented a number of club development programmes including CLUB LIFE, the National Club Open Weekend and #Hocktober.

Roles and Responsibilities

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Rosie Hughes
Regional Delivery Manager (North Wales)
Team - Sport
Mobile - 07714 769 777
Rosie grew up in New Zealand and attended Otago University School of Physical Education.  Since arriving in the UK in the early 90's Rosie has lived on a sheep farm in Snowdonia and has mainly been self-employed in property development and advertising.
Rosie has spent the last ten years coaching swimming and working with voluntary clubs in North West Wales and was formerly Hockey Wales' North Wales Development Manager.

Hockey Agents - North

Nicci Ashcroft
Nicci AshcroftWelsh Speaking logo
North West (Hockey Agent)

Tel: 07557 480255
Email: nicola.ashcroft@conwy.gov.uk

Nicci is the Hockey Agent for Conwy, she describes herself as some who “eats, sleeps and breaths hockey” and holds the honour of playing for Wales against Malaysia once!
Emma Jones
Emma Jones
North East Wales (Hockey Agent)

Tel: 07849 768244

Email: emma.jones@hockeywales.org.uk

Twitter: @gwynant518438

Emma is really looking forward to representing Hockey Wales as an agent in North East Wales.  She is interested in many sports including long distance running, hopes to encourage and support all spectrums of ability and enjoys meeting new people and promoting enjoyment and achievement to all.
Scott Roberts
Scott Roberts
North East Wales (Hockey Agent)

Tel: 01492 583555 / 07856 465116

Email: scott@vi-ability.org

Twitter: @robertsscott93

Appointed in May, Scott Roberts is the new hockey agent for Denbighshire and Wrexham. Scott came to us from social enterprise and Hockey Wales partner Vi-Ability. Scott has come for a football background and is looking for a new challenge in Hockey.
Scott Roberts
Sioned WilliamsWelsh Speaking logo
North West Wales (Hockey Agent)

Tel: 07875 507714

Email: sioned.williams@hockeywales.org.uk

Twitter: @sionedw95



Hockey Agents - South

Hannah Bevan
Hannah Bevan
Mid South (Hockey Agent)

Tel: 07581 268911

Email: hannah.bevan@hockeywales.org.uk

Twitter: @hannahbeav

Helen Cadogan
Helen Cadogan
Swansea & Neath Port Talbot

Tel: 01792 533066 / 07557 481473
Email: helen.cadogan@swansea.gov.uk

Twitter: @titchyhelen 

Helen is the Hockey Agent for Swansea & Llanelli and joins us after being off for a few months having her first child. Playing her hockey from school she was also part of a European Silver Medal Swansea Ladies team. She thinks the best things about playing Hockey are meeting great people and keeping fit and healthy!
Helen will be on maternity leave untl mid-2016.
Rae Ellis
Rae Ellis
Carmarthenshire (Hockey Agent)

Tel: 01554 744351
Email: rellis@carmarthenshire.gov.uk
Twitter: @raeellisrae

Rae is the Hockey Agent for Carmarthenshire and says that having the privilege of being able to support, promote and spread the word about Hockey is bonus enough! Having been a lifelong player (competitively and just to keep in shape) Rae would love to see more youngsters pick up a stick and get involved in Hockey!
Angela Miles
Angela Miles
Pembrokeshire (Hockey Agent)

Tel: 01437 776240 / 07920 213651
Email: angelamiles@pembrokeshire.gov.uk

Twitter: @AngelaMiles4

Angela is the Hockey Agent for Pembrokeshire and refers to Hockey as her “…addiction” and having that sort of passion makes her job a real pleasure to do! Like the other agents, she started playing when she was younger but took a break when her children were born. Still involved now in club hockey day to day!
Charlie Robbins
Charlie Robbins
Cardiff (Hockey Agent)

Tel: 07712 153224

Email: charlie.robbins@hockeywales.org.uk

Twitter: @Charlie_beans4

 Charlie has enjoyed hockey from a young age. She wants to enable children to partake in hockey and gain the hockey and life skills that she has through playing hockey. An objective of hers is to see children play and enjoy hockey.
Julie McAdam
Julie McAdam
Ceredigion (Hockey Agent)

Tel: 07561 183550

Email: julie.mcadam@hockeywales.org.uk

Twitter: @JulieMcAdam35

Julie is the Hockey Agent for Ceredigion and wants to give every child a quality Hockey experience they will remember. Playing Hockey at school and club, she is now focused on getting more children, from all ages and abilities, to take part in Hockey and achieve more!
Judith Powell
Judith Powell
Bridgend & Vale of Glamorgan (Hockey Agent)

Tel: 07790 267419
Email: judith.powell@hockeywales.org.uk

Twitter: @judith_powell

Judith is the Hockey Agent for Central South Wales and lists working with schools and helping younger athletes as some of the most rewarding parts of her job. She believes that hockey has become a far more accessible sport than it was previously and is delighted to see more players take part, year on year!
Bev Rogers
Bev Rogers
Caerphilly & Rhondda Cynon Taff (Hockey Agent)

Tel: 07999 825762
Email: bev.rogers@hockeywales.org.uk

Twitter: @RogersBev

Bev is the Hockey Agent for Caerphilly and Merthyr Tydfil, she describes her self as someone who is “…passionate about hockey” and she loves helping pass her experience on to the players and coaches she works with. A proud member of the Welsh Women’s International Veterans Team, Bev wont often be found without a hockey stick in her hand!
James Griffiths 
James Griffiths           
South East (Hockey Agent)

Tel: 07856 733841
Email: james.griffiths@hockeywales.org.uk

Twitter: @HociGriff

James is the Hockey Agent for South East Wales who is a keen, enthusiastic player / coach and looks forward to working with clubs and sports officers all over the region. Hockey is his passion and is very focused in developing the game to all abilities and ages! 


Chris Brewer
Chris Brewer
Operations Manager

Team Corporate

Email - chris.brewer@hockeywales.org.uk

Phone - 029-2033-4985

Mobile - 07976-982092

Twitter - @ChrisBrewerHW

Chris Brewer is the longest serving member of Hockey Wales. He has been involved in the organisation since July 2000 but has been involved with Hockey in Wales since his school days. During work hours Chris is involved in managing the day to day running of the organisation, finances as well as being involved in competitions. Outside of work, Chris can be found running around in a yellow polo shirt with a whistle or behind a technical officials desk at events in Wales, the UK and abroad.

Roles and Responsibilities

David Phenis
Interim Chief Executive Officer

Team Corporate

Email - David.Phenis@hockeywales.org.uk

Phone - 029-2033-4984

Mobile - 07478-989-799

Twitter - @daipots

Jane Price
Jane Price
Business Support Officer

Team Corporate

Email - jane.price@hockeywales.org.uk

Phone - 029-2033-4989

Mobile - 07714-769784

Twitter - @Janeprice010912

Jane has been working for Hockey Wales for the last three years, but has been a Hockey Volunteer for a lot longer.  Jane's volunteering roles include the South Region Women's Competitions Group, Treasurer of South Wales Youth Hockey and Treasurer and Trustee of Friends of Welsh Hockey.
Owen Burgess
Owen Burgess
Head of Commercial and Business

Team - Corporate

Email - owen.burgess@hockeywales.org.uk

Phone - 029-2033-4982

Mobile - 07974-783753

Twitter - @burgess_owen


 Owen has worked in commercial sponsorship sales and business development roles in both the UK and Asia.  Owen has most recently been at Glamorgan Cricket where he played a key role in developing and implementing the community strategy to ensure more people were enthused to play, follow and attend cricket in Wales.  A keen sportsman, Owen plays cricket and rugby and spends the majority of his spare time cycling.
Rhiannon Linington-Payne                   
Rhiannon Linington-Payne
Business Support Officer

Team - Corporate

Phone - 029-2033-4981

Email rhiannon.linington-payne@hockeywales.org.uk

Rhi has come into the role of Business Support Officer alongside writing her Masters Dissertation in Sport and Exercise Science.  In her spare time, Rhi is a keen athlete and hockey player, having represented Wales in several international athletics competitions.
Elvina Clampitt
Phil Leach
Workforce Officer

Team - Corporate

Phone - 029-2033-4993

Email - philip.leach@hockeywales.org.uk

 Phil joined Hockey Wales in August 2014 as North Wales Business Support Officer and moved roles in April 2015 to Workforce Officer.  Phil has a sporting background playing a high level of football, before concentrating on volleyball, where he represented his country and competed in the National League for over 25 years.  Phill has a good understanding of workforce, having coached for over 20 years and holds his FIVB Level 2 International License.  He has coached at Junior National Squad level, and was also Head Coach for the Welsh Ladies National Team.
Phil's previous career was in Sport and Exercise Coaching, where he specialised as an Exercise Therapist in 1999.  He is a qualified Kinesio Tape Instructor, Practitioner and Tutor and maintains his CPD in this area.  His hobbies still involve sport and he plays squash and racketball in the North West Counties Leagues, Veterans Cricket and Local League Volleyball.
Elvina Clampitt
Rebecca Jenkins

Communications and Events Officer

Team - Corporate

Phone - 029-2033-4983

Mobile - 07837 448963

Email - rebecca.jenkins@hockeywales.org.uk

Rebecca joins Hockey Wales with a breadth of experience across commuications, marketing and events in elite sport.  Through her previous roles at a sports agency and brand, she has worked with a number of national governing bodies, including Team GB as an Olympic Games press officer.  Her passion for promoting sport comes from her belief in sport for a powerful vehicle for transforming lives, stemming fro her own involvement in competitive sport as a national level swimmer and having specialised in sociology and media in sport at Loughborough University.